Nude, Jane

Provincetown, MA
Oil on canvas
40 1/4 x 32 1/8 in. (102.2 x 81.6 cm)
Signed upper left: "E W Dickinson"
Photo: The Art Institute of Chicago


Painted in Provincetown, MA, September 2 he looking for a model. September 3, 4, 5, 6 ( journal),he painted Jane Bryant, a medical student visiting Provincetown who posed for several artists. ED's viola is seen at right. It was a bright orange which he later tried to darken. (FD note). August 16, 1949, a hole was "poked" through the paintng while at the PAA and which the PAA had repaired.


Mr. & Mrs.Ansley W. Sawyer
The Art Institute of Chicago

Exhibition History

1938 Passedoit Gallery: Paintings by Edwin W. Dickinson
1961 James Graham & Sons: Edwin Dickinson, Retrospective, as "Nude"
1965 Whitney: Edwin Dickinson. Major retrospective, as "Nude"